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by Nemesis
Sun Jul 23, 2006 3:10 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Other hobbies???
Replies: 30
Views: 9419

Andrew_Hibberd wrote:Parkour is french meaning l'art du displacement, or free running. It is trying to go from A to B in the smoothest possible way without having to go arround things in your way

more information http://www.urbanfreeflow.com
Does that imply doing weird stunt jumps over obstacles?

Nick.
by Nemesis
Sun Jul 23, 2006 3:04 pm
Forum: The Collier Family
Topic: Who Are The Collier Family?
Replies: 6
Views: 11657

Who Are The Collier Family?

Pardon me for asking, but who are the Collier family? Is that a stupid question?

Nick.
by Nemesis
Sun Jul 23, 2006 3:02 pm
Forum: Roboteer Websites
Topic: Antweight Websites
Replies: 411
Views: 129089

Just updated my site. It has photos now!

Nick.
by Nemesis
Sun Jul 16, 2006 8:19 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: New Robots
Replies: 1516
Views: 237340

Well well well. Chris got the first functional prototype working yesterday, with all the components taped onto a card base. I believe Chris was to be taking photos as well yesterday so he might show some off. All we need to do now is find, or build, a saw and house the finished robot in a polycarbon...
by Nemesis
Tue Jul 11, 2006 6:28 am
Forum: Roboteer Websites
Topic: Antweight Websites
Replies: 411
Views: 129089

Thanks!
by Nemesis
Fri Jul 07, 2006 10:48 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: New Robots
Replies: 1516
Views: 237340

I'll keep it in mind that homemade saws are a pain in the <beep!> to make.

Nick
by Nemesis
Wed Jul 05, 2006 6:14 am
Forum: Antweights
Topic: New Robots
Replies: 1516
Views: 237340

The blade I had on Milky Joe was 1.5mm thick. Weighed over 30g. It's a possibility, but perhaps a bit dangerous for your first ant... http://www.extremefightingmachines.co.uk/cgi-bin/discus/board-profile.cgi?action=pict&file=5444.gif Bottom left. Not only are they about 0.3mm but their radius is ab...
by Nemesis
Mon Jul 03, 2006 8:45 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: New Robots
Replies: 1516
Views: 237340

Simon, I saw the, um, Antweight Music Video, I learned a few things, for example spinners/saws are more used for pushing than cutting, and how important it is to be in control 100% of the time, as the arena is SO small! For a spinner/saw, how would a hardened-steel fabric-cutting disc perform? Mum ...
by Nemesis
Sun Jul 02, 2006 8:42 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: ANT names
Replies: 70
Views: 17550

Yes I thought so..... I had an idea more killing, sandwichy and even more from Mars-looking-like, but it was just an idea and not my best.

Nick
by Nemesis
Sun Jul 02, 2006 6:41 pm
Forum: Antweights
Topic: ANT names
Replies: 70
Views: 17550

All right, but who came up with "The Killer Sandwich From Mars"? That's got to be the silliest name of all.

Nick